ERIC Number: EJ664448
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Other High-Risk Factors for Young Drivers--How Graduated Licensing Does, Doesn't, or Could Address Them.
Ferguson, Susan A.
Journal of Safety Research, v34 n1 supp p71-77 2003
Examines the risk factors underlying the high crash rates of newly licensed drivers and assesses the extent to which existing graduated driver-licensing programs address these risks. Discusses such risks as driver fatigue, not using seat belts, high speeds, high-powered vehicles, and in-vehicle distractions. (Contains 66 references.) (AUTHOR/WFA)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Adolescent Behavior, Driver Education, High School Students, High Schools, Motor Vehicles, Risk, Traffic Accidents, Traffic Safety
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Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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